Cancer Health Equity & Career Development Program (T32)

Sponsoring Institution:
UIC (University of Illinois Chicago)

Region/State of Opportunity:
Chicago, IL

Types of Trainees:
Post-Doctoral Research Fellow

Eligibility Criteria:
US cit or permanent resident, PhD, Research focus in Cancer

For more info & application:

A post-doctoral research position is available at the University of Illinois at Chicago Cancer Health Equity and Career Development Program to be filled by July. The program offers a 2-year training with multidisciplinary mentoring teams that bridge expertise in cancer research as relates to behavioral
medicine, health policy, nutrition science, population health, biomarkers, health equity, and epidemiologic methods.

This NCI-funded fellowship provides preparation to pursue an independent academic research career in cancer prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and survivorship. Trainees will work with established investigators and will be expected to develop research proposals; produce two to three publications per year; and work with a multidisciplinary team.

Hybrid options are available.

Individuals with a doctoral degree in public health, epidemiology, clinical psychology, medicine, or related allied health science degrees are encouraged to apply, as are those from underrepresented groups.

Search remains open until position is filled. Selected candidates will receive stipend support at the prescribed NIH level based on NIH Notice NOT-OD-23-076, development funds, and The Institute for Health Policy Research and University of Illinois Cancer Center support.

For more info & application:

Contact Information:
Mackenzie Ferguson, MPH
Program Coordinator
[email protected] || [email protected]

Funding Support:
NCI/NIH & Institutional